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  1. Why Are Boys Falling Behind The Girls in K-12 and College Achievement?Read the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Switched

    ... real-world pursuits. Mind-numbing keyboards and flashing images have a seductive effect on the brain. Medication for ADHD may be damaging motivational centers in boy's brains, and the harmful effects of estrogens from food and plastic containers are ...

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    1 hr ago | This Is Leicestershire

    ... School caters for pupils aged between three and 19-years-old, all of whom have a learning disability, ranging from ADHD to Downs Syndrome. "It blew me away when I visited the school. It wasn't just the children but the staff are brilliant, they have ...

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  3. Aggression in young male prisoners can be reduced by treating ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    An international research consortium, including a biologist from Leicester, has heard that aggression in young male prisoners can be reduced by treating ADHD . Dr Will Norton, from the University of Leicester's Department of Biology, is part of the Aggressotype Consortium - a large international consortium funded by the European Union consisting of 18 academic and 6 commercial partners.

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  4. Recent Study: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) - Pipeline Review, H2 2014Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... Direct is now available from Fast Market Research Global Markets Direct's, 'Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) - Pipeline Review, H2 2014', provides an overview of the Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)'s therapeutic ...

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  5. Is there a better way to treat substance use in adolescents with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    The majority of adolescents entering substance use treatment also have psychiatric disorders, such as depression, ADHD and trauma-related problems. Unfortunately, these youth face poorer treatment outcomes , and their mental health issues are often not directly addressed.

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  6. Book Review: 'Enlightened Indigo Child,' A Memoir by Idelle and Diandra BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... In a society that values conformity, we pigeon-hole people with unique qualities into various pathologies - ADHD, autism and the like. Instead of inviting their knowledge, we are more likely to segregate, medicate and castigate them. The Brands ...

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  7. a Study Drugsa Spike in Popularity Around Finals TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... And depending on what studies you believe, 10, 20, or perhaps even 30 percent of US college students will use these ADHD medications for something other than a diagnosis of ADHD while at school. "I would have no problem finding drugs, yes," said ...

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  8. 'Master Regulator' Gene Can Stimulate Other Genes in Early Brain DevelopmentRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Bioscience Technology

    ... ncover other possible links to ASDs or other neurological conditions, such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and schizophrenia.

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  9. Enough is Enough Series #3: A Hallucinogen for depression?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    ... in the sixties and seventies and then fell into disrepute, only to be resurrected and promoted again for the fictitious ADHD . Marijuana is back, becoming legal, and is far more powerful and destructive especially for teenage brains. And on its ...

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  10. Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation Offers New Course on Video...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

    ... years, Faierman-Schulman has devoted herself to expanding her knowledge in the fields of Autism, Sensory Integration, ADHD and other conditions that present sensory challenges. She has attended international conferences and workshops, and has read ...

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  11. Wild blueberries (bilberries) can help tackle adverse effects of high-fat dietRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... link between high-fat diets and such childhood brain-based conditions as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and memory-dependent learning - New research found marked differences between obese and lean men in how they respond to the ...

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  12. Surge in WA kids given ADHD drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | West Australian

    The number of young children prescribed powerful stimulant medications to treat ADHD has surged in WA by more than 40 per cent in the past five years. Government figures reveal that 2853 WA children under the age of 12 were on drugs to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder last year - including 223 aged two to six - compared with 2003 children in 2008.

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  13. With stimulant, kids with ADHD less likely to injure themselvesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Reuters

    When kids with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder are taking methylphenidate, a stimulant drug, they are less likely to end up in the emergency room with a trauma injury, a new study finds. "Previous studies show that patients with ADHD have a higher tendency of sustaining trauma and other injuries, requiring emergency department attendance," said senior author Ian C.K. Wong of the Centre for Safe Medication Practice and Research department of pharmacology and pharmacy in Hong Kong.

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  14. American Parents under SiegeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    ... in violence, binge drinking, obesity , and of course the use of psychiatric drugs . Americans use 75 percent of the ADHD medications (e. g. Ritalin, Adderall and concerta) on the planet. Instead of drugging kids, suggests Divecha we should engage ...

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  15. IWF -Best of 2014: Junk ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Independent Women's Forum

    ... our children eat and suddenly this woman says "I'm convinced that its the preservatives in food that cause all this ADHD stuff." It never fails to amaze me that people make these sorts of statements without at first thinking about how hurtful ...

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  16. Sensitive parenting may boost kids' social skills, school performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... harmful ways, a study of U.S. hospitals finds. Taking medication for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) might reduce the risk of young patients accidentally injuring themselves, new research suggests. Taking medication for ...

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  17. New ebook on Amazon is Giving Hope for People Diagnosed with ADD and ADHDRead the original story

    Yesterday | Freshnews

    Dr. Brian Sheen PhD, founder of The Florida Institute of Complementary and Alternative Medicine is pleased to announce the launch of his new book. The 7 Keys For Attention Development provides alternative choices to children and adults diagnosed with ADD, ADHD and Depression.

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  18. Children with ADHD spend most of their childhood without medicationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Canberra Times

    ... said the findings, based on two decades of NSW state health records, raised a serious question: if children with ADHD are not being medicated, what other forms of support are available to them? "Quite possibly, many young people are going through ...

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  19. New ebook Helps People Diagnosed with ADD and ADHDRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Dr. Brian Sheen PhD, founder of The Florida Institute of Complementary and Alternative Medicine is pleased to announce the launch of his new book. The 7 Keys For Attention Development provides alternative choices to children and adults diagnosed with ADD, ADHD and Depression.

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  20. You don't have to be a scientist to use evidence-based parentingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | She Knows

    ... suggestions. The sooner you speak with them, the better, so that the behaviour can be corrected and diagnoses such as ADHD or ODD can be ruled out. Keep in mind that this list is not all inclusive. The important thing is to check the credentials of ...

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